Some of us have thought about buying a second property as an investment, after all, the interest rate is so low at the moment, leaving money in the bank is safe, but you will not make much on interest income. 120 more words
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With the Bank of Canada keeping interest rates steady at 0.50%, the Canadian real estate market shows few signs of slowing down. Today, we have identified some Canadian REITs that analysts expect will have the largest increases in cash for distribution to their unitholders. 75 more words
There’s been a lot of talk recently about impending weakness in the bond market as expectations climb for higher interest rates.
But investors should remember that corporate bonds have a bit of a different cadence than government bonds do, in part, because the latter usually have longer terms and tend to be solely an interest rate call. 728 more words
As new disclosure rules give Canadian investors a clearer picture of how much they pay in fees, some financial services firms have begun experimenting with alternative arrangements in which their paydays are more closely linked to how well — or poorly — their clients’ investments have performed. 1,007 more words
Canadian utility, telecom and REIT stocks are all vulnerable to price dips now that Donald Trump has been elected president of the U.S., a new report from RBC Capital Markets says. 636 more words
David Anderson, a veteran investment banker, is the new head of investment banking at Echelon Wealth Partners Inc.
In his long career Anderson has worked at a number of independent firms and was most recently vice-chair of Dundee Securities where he spent the past 18 years. 222 more words